This is a list of oldest living people in Japan. Currently the oldest living person in Japan is Kane Tanaka whose age is 118 years, 108 days.

Oldest living people in Japan

      Validated       Pending[1]       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Age Prefecture of residence
1 Kane Tanaka F 2 Jan 1903 118 years, 108 days Fukuoka
2 Anonymous [2] F 17 Dec 1906 114 years, 124 days Fukuoka
3 Hama Yasukawa [3] F 19 Jan 1907 114 years, 91 days Hyogo
4 Fusa Tatsumi [4] F 25 Apr 1907 113 years, 360 days Osaka
Anonymous [5] F 29 Apr 1907 113 years, 356 days Hyogo
5 Yoshi Baba [6] F 3 June 1907 113 years, 321 days Yamanashi
Ine Kizu [7] F 5 Feb 1908 113 years, 74 days Chiba
Kahoru Furuya [8] F 18 Feb 1908 113 years, 61 days Shizuoka
Nahi Yonamine [9] F 9 Mar 1908 113 years, 42 days Okinawa
Anonymous[10] F 21 Mar 1908 113 years, 30 days Fukuoka
Kimiko Ono [11] F 22 June 1908 112 years, 302 days Osaka
Anonymous[12] F 25 June 1908 112 years, 299 days Fukuoka
Anonymous[13] F 30 Oct 1908 112 years, 172 days Tokyo
Yasue Okai [14] F 25 Nov 1908 112 years, 146 days Osaka
Hide Hamabe [15] F 3 Dec 1908 112 years, 138 days Miyazaki
Itsuka Oshimo [16] F 12 Dec 1908 112 years, 129 days Hiroshima
Anonymous[17] F 2 Jan 1909 112 years, 108 days Chiba
Sadako Yamada [18] F 3 Jan 1909 112 years, 107 days Osaka
Katsumi Ando [19] F 2 Feb 1909 112 years, 77 days Mie
Take Taniguchi [20] F 5 Feb 1909 112 years, 74 days Hokkaido
Miwa Nara [21] F 8 Feb 1909 112 years, 71 days Tokyo
Mitsu Katsuta [22] F 18 Feb 1909 112 years, 61 days Kanagawa
Matsu Hayafuji F 21 Feb 1909 112 years, 58 days Shiga
Shimi Kushiyama F 1 Mar 1909 112 years, 50 days Kagoshima
Anonymous[23] F 8 Mar 1909 112 years, 43 days Hyogo?
Koyo Hirai [24] F 10 Mar 1909 112 years, 41 days Hokkaido
Shinobu Hayashi [25] F 15 Mar 1909 112 years, 36 days Kumamoto
Tsuruchiyo Shin [26] F 22 Mar 1909 112 years, 29 days Osaka
Sakae Shimizu F 22 Mar 1909 112 years, 29 days Shizuoka
Mitsuno Sato [27] F 9 Apr 1909 112 years, 11 days Akita
Natsuko Sakai F 12 June 1909 111 years, 312 days Tottori
Anonymous F 28 June 1909 111 years, 296 days Hyogo
Tsukoko Homi [28] F 5 July 1909 111 years, 289 days Yamaguchi
Kamado Miyaguni [29] F 5 July 1909 111 years, 289 days Okinawa
Kineko Takahashi [30] F 10 July 1909 111 years, 284 days Miyagi
Anonymous F 7 Aug 1909 111 years, 256 days Miyagi
Masue Oura [31] F 13 Aug 1909 111 years, 250 days Nagasaki
Okagi Hayashi [32] F 2 Sept 1909 111 years, 230 days Gifu
Yasu Hidaka [33] F 15 Sept 1909 111 years, 217 days Kumamoto
Shina Seki [34] F 1 Oct 1909 111 years, 201 days Ibaraki
Maki Hirabayashi F 17 Oct 1909 111 years, 185 days Hokkaido
Masa Matsumoto[35] F 29 Nov 1909 111 years, 142 days Kanagawa
Masami Ueno [36] F 1 Jan 1910 111 years, 109 days Kagawa
Fumiko Inui [37] F 3 Jan 1910 111 years, 107 days Hyogo
Chie Miyazaki F 17 Jan 1910 111 years, 93 days Kochi
Miyo Iwamoto [38] F 7 Mar 1910 111 years, 44 days Kanagawa
Tamakio Nishie F 21 Mar 1910 111 years, 30 days Ishikawa
Sakae Fujii [39] F 30 Mar 1910 111 years, 21 days Shimane
Chiyono Inoue [40] F 9 Apr 1910 111 years, 11 days Hyogo
Hana Seki [41] F 9 Apr 1910 111 years, 11 days Fukushima
Kikue Taira [42] F 26 Apr 1910 110 years, 359 days Okinawa
Nui Hashimoto [43] F 29 Apr 1910 110 years, 356 days Kyoto
Mikizo Ueda [44] M 11 May 1910 110 years, 344 days Nara
Kinu Suzuki [45] F 12 May 1910 110 years, 343 days Shizuoka
Natsue Fujii [46] F 10 June 1910 110 years, 314 days Kyoto
Misa Yanagida [47] F 20 June 1910 110 years, 304 days Kumamoto
Shizue Takeda [48] F 22 June 1910 110 years, 302 days Yamaguchi
Miyao Mashima [49] F 1 July 1910 110 years, 293 days Nagano
Haruko Mekaru [50] F 5 July 1910 110 years, 289 days Okinawa
Shige Kobayashi [51] F 30 Aug 1910 110 years, 233 days Gunma
Mine Kondo [52] F 1 Sept 1910 110 years, 231 days Aichi
Akira Fujiwara [53] F 7 Sept 1910 110 years, 225 days Shimane
Kiyo Sato [54] F 13 Sept 1910 110 years, 219 days Oita
Fumi Sonoda [55] F 25 Sept 1910 110 years, 207 days Mie
Sada Kokaji [56] F 26 Sept 1910 110 years, 206 days Shiga
Aki Hatano [57] F 28 Sept 1910 110 years, 204 days Chiba
Kimiko Hakozaki [58] F 22 Oct 1910 110 years, 180 days Fukushima
Haruno Kubo [59] F 20 Nov 1910 110 years, 151 days Saitama
Fumi Otani [60] F 4 Jan 1911 110 years, 106 days Nagasaki
Sata Moribe [61] F 25 Jan 1911 110 years, 85 days Fukuoka
Kaneko Chadani [62] F 9 Feb 1911 110 years, 70 days Ishikawa
Matsuyo Eda [63] F 17 Feb 1911 110 years, 62 days Miyagi
Kimie Oikawa [64] F 22 Feb 1911 110 years, 57 days Hokkaido
Shiro Moriyama [65] M 6 Mar 1911 110 years, 45 days Hokkaido

Incomplete cases

Rank Name Sex Birth Age Prefecture of residence
Matsu Gaja[66] F Feb 1908 113 years, 51 days+ Okinawa
Tomiko Itooka F 23? May 1908 112 years, 332 days+ Hyogo
Anonymous F Jan 1909 112 years, 79 days+ Chiba
Komumen Nishihata F Feb 1909 112 years, 82 days+ Hyogo
Ushi Makishi F Feb 1909 112 years, 82 days+ Okinawa
Anonymous[67] F 16 Sept 1908/31 Mar 1909 112 years, 20 days+ Fukuoka
Kame Uema F 6 July/28 Aug 1909 111 years, 235 days+ Okinawa
Natsu Shiina F 2 Apr/15 Sept 1909 111 years, 217 days+ Chiba
Anonymous F Mar/Sept 1909 111 years, 202 days+ Hokkaido
Anonymous F October 1909 111 years, 171 days+ Hokkaido
Matsu Yamamoto F October 1909 111 years, 171 days+ Osaka
Anonymous F Nov 1909 111 years, 141 days+ Hyogo
Anonymous F Oct/Dec 1909 111 years, 110 days+ Hokkaido
Anonymous F 16 Sept 1909/30 Mar 1910 111 years, 21 days+ Fukuoka
Fumiko Kawakami F April 1910 110 years, 355 days+ Ehime
Namiko Shimizu F April 1910 110 years, 355 days+ Yamaguchi
Chiyo Okuno F June 1910 110 years, 294 days+ Shiga
Anonymous F June 1910 110 years, 294 days+ Aichi
Anonymous F July 1910 110 years, 263 days+ Mie
Anonymous F July 1910 110 years, 263 days+ Shizuoka
Rikayo Takabayashi F 16 Sept 1909/21 Aug 1910 110 years, 242 days+ Osaka
Shizu Narita F Aug 1910 110 years, 232 days+ Aichi
Anonymous[68] F 2 Aug/1 Sept 1910 110 years, 231 days+ Tokyo
Konami Watanabe F 3? Sept 1910 110 years, 229 days+ Okayama
Anonymous F 1 Apr/15 Sept 1910 110 years, 217 days+ Fukuoka
Anonymous F 27/30 Sept 1910 110 years, 202 days+ Mie
Anonymous F Mar/Sept 1910 110 years, 202 days+ Hokkaido
Anonymous[69] F Sept 1910 110 years, 202 days+ Ehime
Anonymous F 1909/1910 110 years, 202 days+ Akita
Anonymous F 1909/1910 110 years, 202 days+ Kagoshima
Anonymous F 1909/1910 110 years, 202 days+ Kagoshima
Anonymous F 1909/1910 110 years, 202 days+ Yamaguchi
Anonymous F 1909/1910 110 years, 202 days+ Yamaguchi
Anonymous[69] F Dec 1910 110 years, 110 days+ Ehime
Anonymous[70] F Jan 1911 110 years, 79 days+ Fukuoka
Anonymous[71] F Feb 1911 110 years, 51 days+ Yamanashi
Wasa Matsumura[72] F Mar 1911 110 years, 20 days+ Gunma

Limbo (Not confirmed alive within one year, not confirmed dead)

Rank Name Sex Birth Age Prefecture of residence
- Katsuko Nakajima [73] F 8 Apr 1907 114 years, 12 days Osaka
Ai Suganoya [74] F 10 May 1908 112 years, 345 days Osaka

Oldest living men in Japan (107+)

Note that the ranks might not be correct.

Rank Name Birth date Age Prefecture of residence
Mikizo Ueda [75] 11 May 1910 110 years, 344 days Nara
Shiro Moriyama [76] 6 Mar 1911 110 years, 45 days Hokkaido
Suekichi Ogasawara 10 July 1911 109 years, 284 days Aomori
Kazuyoshi Kitani 11 Aug 1911 109 years, 252 days ?
Anonymous 12 Sept 1911 109 years, 220 days Kanagawa
Tatsuo Tanizaki 23/27 Sept 1911 108 years, 205 days+ Kumamoto
Anonymous Apr/Sept 1911 109 years, 218 days+ Kagoshima
Sei Yoneda ? Oct 1911 109 years, 171 days+ Gunma
Anonymous [77] Jan/Nov 1911 109 years, 140 days+ Tokyo
Manichi Kondo 13 Jan 1912 109 years, 97 days Nagasaki
Yoshiyuki Ohara 25 Jan 1912 109 years, 85 days Miyagi
Masahisa Abe 23 Feb 1912 109 years, 56 days Miyagi
Anonymous ? Feb 1912 109 years, 50 days+ Saitama
Anonymous Nov 1911/Mar 1912 109 years, 50 days+ Tokyo
Masao Ikeda Sept 1911/Mar 1912 109 years, 20 days+ Fukuoka
Anonymous Oct 1911/Mar 1912 109 years, 20 days+ Kanagawa
Sakae Takeya ? Mar 1912 109 years, 19 days+ Fukushima
Anonymous ? Apr 1912 108 years, 355 days+ Shimane
Anonymous ? Apr 1912 108 years, 354 days+ Tokyo
Anonymous ? May 1912 108 years, 323 days+ Niigata
Shigeo Kajii 12 June 1912 108 years, 312 days Ishikawa
Anonymous Apr/June 1912 108 years, 294 days+ Saitama
Tadashichi Takiguchi 12 July 1912 108 years, 282 days Kagawa
Anonymous ? July 1912 108 years, 262 days+ Tokyo
Yoshika Taira June/Sept 1912 108 years, 218 days+ ?
Anonymous 16/30 Sept 1912 108 years, 202 days+ Kanagawa
Susumu Sego 2 Oct 1912 108 years, 200 days Hyogo
Umeo Kataoka 18 Oct 1912 108 years, 184 days ?
Hisao Ikeda 2 Nov 1912 108 years, 169 days Kanagawa
Anonymous 23 Nov 1912 108 years, 148 days Kanagawa
Anonymous ? Nov 1912 108 years, 141 days+ Miyagi
Anonymous ? Nov 1912 108 years, 140 days+ Osaka
Anonymous Sept/Dec 1912 108 years, 132 days+ Hokkaido
Jin Maeda 9 Dec 1912 108 years, 132 days ?
Shoichi Hagiwara 15 Dec 1912 108 years, 126 days Tochigi
Sotojiro Ichii 15 Dec 1912 108 years, 126 days Toyama
Tei Yaginuma Sept/Dec 1912 108 years, 110 days+ ?
Anonymous ? Dec 1912 108 years, 110 days+ Okayama
Anonymous 9/31 Dec 1912 108 years, 110 days+ Hokkaido
Anonymous ? Dec 1912 108 years, 109 days+ Chiba
Niichi Takafuji 1 Jan 1913 108 years, 109 days Miyazaki
Tsuneji Oyama 9 Jan 1913 108 years, 101 days Saga
Kosuke Sakuma 10 Jan 1913 108 years, 100 days ?
Shusaku Egawa 8 Feb 1913 108 years, 71 days Yamaguchi
Kinichi Sakizaki 15 Feb 1913 108 years, 64 days Fukushima
Misao Kato 22 Feb 1913 108 years, 57 days Gifu
Anonymous (Mie) ? Feb 1913 108 years, 51 days Mie
Shoji Obayashi 21 Mar 1913 108 years, 30 days ?
Anonymous Apr 1912/Mar 1913 108 years, 20 days+ Hiroshima
Anonymous Sept 1912/Mar 1913 108 years, 20 days+ Okayama
Anonymous Sept 1912/Mar 1913 108 years, 20 days+ Fukuoka
Anonymous Sept 1912/Mar 1913 108 years, 20 days+ Fukuoka
Anonymous Oct 1912/Mar 1913 108 years, 20 days+ Kanagawa
Anonymous ? Mar 1913 108 years, 20 days+ Okayama
Anonymous Jan/Mar 1913 108 years, 19 days+ Aichi
Masuichi Yamada Jan/Mar 1913 108 years, 19 days+ Kyoto
Anonymous ? Apr 1913 107 years, 355 days+ Niigata
Shigeru Okada c.30 Apr 1913 107 years, 355 days± ?
Anonymous ? Apr 1913 107 years, 354 days+ Tokyo
Anonymous ? May 1913 107 years, 323 days+ Hiroshima

Not yet confirmed alive at 110

Rank Name Birth date Age Prefecture of residence
Toshio Katayama [78] 5 Jan 1911 110 years, 105 days Hiroshima
Anonymous[79] ? Jan 1911 110 years, 78 days+ Tokyo
Kiyoshi Takeuchi [80] 26 Mar 1911 110 years, 25 days Mie
Tetsuo Shinya [81] 27 Mar 1911 110 years, 24 days Kagoshima
Chuzo Komatsu 7 Apr 1911 110 years, 13 days Akita

Oldest emigrants from Japan (107+)

Rank Name Sex Birth date Age Country of
residence
Shige Mineshiba [82] F 18 May 1909 111 years, 337 days CanadaCAN

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